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How to Turn Vision into Reality for Your Next Big Church Event

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Think of all the events hosted at your church each year: Easter Mother’s Day Father’s Day Summer Camp or VBS Back-to-School Bash Fall Festival Thanksgiving Outreach Christmas Plays and special services Community Outreaches Volunteer Appreciation Night Marriage Weekend Financial Seminars Small Group Launch …and more Now, think back to the week before these events.  What […]

4 Tips to Reduce Last-Minute “Planning”

“I have an idea…”.  These are the four most dreaded words for any planner. In the context of the church, a close second would be, “Hey, let’s (insert big event idea here) next month!”.  Though these sentences often come with good intentions from the one speaking them, all the event organizer hears is, “Let’s add […]

3 Hidden Costs of Church Events

Hosting events throughout the year is how many churches are able to expand their reach within communities. Church events allow a unique space for fellowship and a chance to share the Word of God outside of Sunday’s service. From Vacation Bible School to marriage retreats to Christmas concerts to Easter celebrations, churches have plenty to […]

What to Include on a Church Event Request Form

Are you responsible for planning events at your church? If so, there are several pieces of information you’ll need before getting started. To compile those details, reach out to the ministry department (or senior leader) who’s hosting the event with a simple, yet comprehensive event request form. Having a standard form to use in gathering […]

How to OnBoard and Train Your Volunteers

When it comes to pulling off a successful church event, volunteers are an absolute necessity. If many hands make light work, then too few hands make heavy work. As a church leader, you don’t have the time to be doing all the heavy lifting yourself. That’s why recruiting volunteers is so important. The problem with […]